BLACK, Frederick James
(Service number 34614)

First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date 5 July 1896 Place of Birth Ashburton

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Morven
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs E. ALLNUTT (mother), Morven, Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 29th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company
Date 7 December 1916
Transport Port Lyttelton
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Regiment

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 28 February 1975 Age 78 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 158, Plot 109
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Frederick James Black was the son of Mrs E. Allnutt, of Morven. His mother married Henry Allnutt in 1898, when Frederick was just two years old.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [28 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [28 December 2016]

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